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Confederate (CSV)

Corporal

John Murphy

(? - 1862)

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: Madison Light Artillery (LA)

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Madison Light Artillery on 1 June 1861 at Vicksburg, MS. He was promoted Corporal, date not given.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Service from Booth.1

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 3, Book 1, pg. 1101  [AotW citation 19835]